The Invisible Boy | Printable and Digital

Grade Levels
2nd - 3rd
Formats Included
  • Zip
39 pages
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The Invisible Boy by Trudy Ludwig is a sweet story about compassion, inclusion, and the power of kindness. In this story, a boy named Brian feels invisible. Nobody ever seems to notice him or think to include him...until a new kid comes to class. This is a great book to read when building classroom community! This picture book companion contains comprehension questions, vocabulary cards, graphic organizers, and a directed drawing that can be paired with a writing activity. These activities can be used in a small group setting or with your entire class.

When you download this .zip file, you will find three resources:

  • Original File - this is a printable packet for students with teacher answer keys
  • Google Slides Link - copy and assign the student pages in Google Classroom
  • Student PDF - this is a fillable PDF that students can type directly onto

The Invisible Boy File Contents:

Pg. 1 Cover

Pg. 2 Table of Contents

Pg. 3 Book Summary

Pg. 4 Reading Journal Cover

Pg. 5-8 Comprehension Question Cards (color, B/W)

Pg. 9-10 Comprehension Questions (written responses)

Pg. 11-13 Graphic Organizers for Summary and Story Retell

Pg. 14-15 Spin-a-Story (color, B/W)

Pg. 16-17 Sequencing Activity

Pg. 18-22 Character Graphic Organizers

Pg. 23-26 Vocabulary Cards and Definitions

Pg. 27 Vocabulary Match-Up

Pg. 28 Vocabulary Fill-in-the-Blanks

Pg. 29 Art & Writing Directions

Pg. 30 Directed Drawing Steps

Pg. 31 Writing Ideas

Pg. 32-33 Writing Templates

Pg. 34-38 Answer Keys

Pg. 39 Credits

Please Note: You will need access to the book The Invisible Boy to use this resource. This book is not included with this download. I suggest you see if this book is available to check out in your school or public library.


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Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.
Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.


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